Headlines
National Basketball Association Game Capsules

National Basketball Association Game Capsules

Andrew Bynum had a successful Pacers debut and helped Indiana snap a season-long four-game slide with a 94-83 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday. Bynum, signed by Indiana as a free agent on Feb. 1, totaled eight points and 10 rebounds in just under 16 minutes off the bench. David West checked in with 24 points while Paul George and George Hill netted 12 apiece for the Pacers, who bounced back after losing their previous three contests by an average of nearly 20 points per game. Jared Sullinger and Kris Humphries paced Boston with 17 and 15 points, respectively, but the Celtics folded late in dropping their fifth straight road test.

NBA: Brooklyn 107, Dallas 106

NEW YORK, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Two free throws by Andrei Kirilenko with 5 seconds remaining Friday clinched Brooklyn's 107-106 victory over Dallas.

NBA: Brooklyn 102, Toronto 100

TORONTO, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Brooklyn's Andray Blatche scored 24 points Tuesday, guiding the Nets over Toronto 102-100 for just their fourth win this season.

NBA: Minnesota 105, Phoenix 93

MINNEAPOLIS, April 13 (UPI) -- Ricky Rubio put in 24 points and J.J. Barea added 16 off the bench Saturday to help the Minnesota Timberwolves dispatch Phoenix 105-93.

NBA: Minnesota 110, Boston 100

MINNEAPOLIS, April 1 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic pumped in 29 points Monday, going 11-of-11 from the free-throw line to help Minnesota end a long skid against Boston with a 110-100 victory.

NBA: Minnesota 117, Phoenix 86

PHOENIX, March 23 (UPI) -- Andrei Kirilenko was one of seven Minnesota players in double figures Friday, sending the Timberwolves sailing past Phoenix 117-86.

NBA: Minnesota 97, New Orleans 95

MINNEAPOLIS, March 17 (UPI) -- Derrick Williams put in 28 points and Nikola Pekovic made two go-ahead free throws Sunday in Minnesota's 97-95 win over New Orleans.

NBA: Oklahoma City 127, Minnesota 111

OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant combined for 64 points Friday and Oklahoma City shot 58 percent from the floor to defeat Minnesota 127-111.

NBA: Minnesota 94, Philadelphia 89

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic helped stake Minnesota to a comfortable fourth-quarter lead Wednesday and the Timberwolves held on for a 94-89 win over Philadelphia.

NBA: Memphis 105, Minnesota 88

MEMPHIS, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Tayshaun Prince led a contingent of four Grizzlies scoring in double figures Sunday and the Grizzlies bounced shorthanded Minnesota 105-88.

NBA: Minnesota 115, New Orleans 86

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Dante Cunningham knocked down all nine of his shots and finished with 18 points Saturday in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 115-86 decision over New Orleans.

UPI NewsTrack Sports

Woods takes lead at Torrey Pines ... Wizards finally get to 10 wins ... Bruins bounce back from first loss ... Brewers' Hart out until May ... Sports news from United Press International.

NBA: Washington 114, Minnesota 101

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Jordan Crawford led a strong shooting performance Friday that lifted Washington to its 10th victory of the season -- 114-101 over Minnesota.

NBA: Brooklyn 91, Minnesota 83

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Brook Lopez pushed Brooklyn to an 11-point halftime lead Wednesday and the Nets held on to defeat Minnesota 91-83.

NBA: Minnesota 92, Houston 79

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Andrei Kirilenko fired in 21 points Saturday and the Minnesota Timberwolves ended a five-game losing streak by dominating Houston 92-79.

NBA: Atlanta 108, Minnesota 103

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic scored 25 points and grabbed 18 rebounds Tuesday in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 108-103 victory over the visiting Atlanta Hawks.

NBA: Portland 102, Minnesota 97

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Wesley Matthews and Nicolas Batum each scored 26 points and Portland notched 16 three-pointers Saturday in its 102-97 win over Minnesota.

NBA: Minnesota 101, Denver 97

DENVER, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- J.J. Barea's 3-pointer gave Minnesota a six-point lead heading into the final 2 minutes Thursday and the Timberwolves held on to defeat Denver 101-97.

NBA: Minnesota 111, Phoenix 107

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic poured in 28 points and Kevin Love added 23 with 18 rebounds Saturday, boosting the Minnesota Timberwolves over Phoenix 111-107.

NBA: Houston 87, Minnesota 84

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- Two layups by James Harden in the final 40 seconds Wednesday brought Houston from behind to an 87-84 victory over Minnesota.

NBA: Miami 103, Minnesota 92

MIAMI, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Dwyane Wade and LeBron James combined for 46 points Tuesday and the Miami Heat overcame a slow start to beat Minnesota 103-92.

NBA: Orlando 102, Minnesota 93

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Glen Davis scored 20 of his 28 points in the second half Monday and the Orlando Magic rallied to overcome Minnesota 102-93.

NBA: Minnesota 114, Dallas 106 (OT)

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic scored 21 points and Ricky Rubio handed out nine assists in his season debut Saturday, giving Minnesota a 114-106 overtime win over Dallas.

NBA: Minnesota 113, New Orleans 102

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Nikola Pekovic and Andrei Kirilenko combined for 52 points Friday and Minnesota pulled away late to defeat New Orleans 113-102.

NBA: Minnesota 108, Denver 105

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- J.J. Barea and Dante Cunningham teamed for three foul shots in the final 14 seconds Wednesday and Minnesota survived a last-second miss to down Denver 108-105.
Prev
Page 1 of 14
x
Feedback